Database Administrator - Google Cloud Platform

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

At Magnet, our mission is to engineer the future of marketing by enabling smarter, more impactful advertising and marketing decisions. 

Magnet is the consulting offering within the Vision 7 family. We combine the strategic breadth of consulting with the deep know-how of leading programmatic experts and marketing practitioners to our clients looking to unlock their data, better understand and utilize their marketing technologies and drive transformation into the Cloud. We also build data products that enable our agency network to help their clients unlock the power of their data and marketing investment. 

Many of us hail from an engineering background and the early days of programmatic advertising and technology, where our belief in transparency and integrity helped us stand apart. We have carried that spirit and approach into everything we build and do today, and we’re looking to add an Engineering Manager to our team.

Job Description

The nominated candidate will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining various tools for managing and manipulating a massive data cluster. He / she will also have the opportunity to participate in the development of automated dashboard and report generator solutions as well as geospatial data processing and visualization systems.

The projects / applications are large, involve several departments of the group and the work is done within a dynamic and creative team.The candidate must have relevant experience and must be able to work in a team and / or alone depending on the project.

Also, the candidate must show us his knowledge of the concept of analysis and the different structures (test of knowledge SQL and mathematics).

Technical skills

  • Essential - SQL programming (PostgreSQL, PostGIS, BigQuery, Cloud SQL)
  • Asset - Programming PHP, Python, Bash, Javascript / Ajax / jQuery, HTML 5
  • Asset  - Knowledge of Linux (CentOs, Ubuntu, ...) Apache or NginX
  • Asset - SCRUM Methodology


  • Essential - DEC in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Essential - Experience in database programming (4 to 6 years minimum)
  • Asset - JSON, XML, SOAP, REST API, OAUTH 1 and 2
  • Asset - Good knowledge of API (s) Google and other
  • Asset - BAC in Computer Science or equivalent

What’s in it for you:

  • The chance to work at an innovative consultancy.
  • We know when to work hard and play hard. 
  • We work in a space where our creative minds run free. 
  • We have each other’s back, through thick and thin. 
  • Our clients trust and believe in creativity. 
  • You’ll find yourself challenged to go beyond your comfort zone.
  • The hours are flexible and you get generous time off during the winter holidays.
  • A dog friendly office.
  • We have a rooftop patio with space to breathe. 

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We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Magnet Digital is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. Magnet Digital is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.